Mount Tiyi is one of the most popular tourist attractions of Wokha, Nagaland. While you are in North East India exploring and having an adventure up in the mountains and freshwater rivers, Mount Tiyi is definitely one of the places to visit. With amazing folklores and beautiful scenic views, Mount Tiyi is both a hotpot for tourism and education. There is an educational institute in Mount Tiyi dedicated to teaching undergraduate collegiate courses. One can well imagine how amazing it must be to be surrounded by the mystical, beautiful hills and study amidst it. Mount Tiyi is rather famous for its secret orchard which only few have been lucky to discover; who knows maybe you might be the lucky one once you visit Mount Tiyi. Even if you are unable to discover the hidden orchard, the hill is covered with colourful rhododendrons which brightens up the entire scene and makes everyone to go wow. Many supernatural beliefs are associated with this spot, it is said that this mountain is the abode of departed souls. The hill is also referred to as, “the mountain of life“ as it is the life giving water streaming from Tiyi’s summit.
Up at above approximately 2000 meters above sea level, Mount Tiyi offers a lot to each one of its visitors. Alongside its marvellous views of the villages and the valley below, you also get to indulge in adventure sports and explore the mountain by rock climbing. Cultural enthusiasts can visit and explore the various villages and tribes residing up in Mount Tiyi. You can also watch the sunset view and sunrise seen from this peak.
You can reach and explore Mount Tiyi by buses and rental cars from Wokha town.
The best time to visit Mount Tiyi is in between the months of October and February.
During these months, one can witness Mount Tiyi at its best. However, many tourists come here to experience rock climbing activities during the summer months when the rocks are not slippery and just perfect for such adventurous activities.